The Connect to Success Portal on NI Direct is an advertising platform for employers and training providers to advertise Apprenticeships and Work Experience Opportunities. There is no charge to the employer or training provider for the use of this portal. Search for apprenticeship opportunities | nidirect.

The below link is for employers and training providers to advertise a vacancy on the Connect to Success Portal:

For ease of reference please also see this guidance, which may help employers:

The below link shows all current Apprenticeship and Work Experience Opportunities:

Employers and training providers may also advertise any apprenticeships or work experience opportunities they may have available on JobApplyNI which lists all current vacancies throughout Jobs and Benefits offices in Northern Ireland. Please see Where and how to advertise your job | for further information.

There are also non-statutory (private) apprenticeship brokerage services which help to link up employers and apprentices.  You should also see the UCAS CareerFinder tool. 

If you need further help with obtaining an apprentice, you can email the Apprenticeship Delivery Team on

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